Penn State Health Cardiac Sonographer - Cardiology Services in Reading, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network
Work Type: Full Time
The Cardiac Sonographer performs diagnostic echocardiograms/stress tests abiding by all rules, policies and procedures with Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical center, state, local and federal mandates. He/she performs diagnostic procedures according to the patient’s needs through the attending physician’s request. A high degree of proficiency, accuracy and customer service skills are required to provide excellent service to the customer base in an on-going consistent manner while exercising good judgment in performance of procedures and providing good patient care.
- High school diploma or GED required.
- Graduation from an accredited training program in Cardiac and/or General diagnostic radiology (Certificate in Cardiac Sonography) required.
- Associate Degree preferred.
- Two years of cardiac ultrasound work experience preferred.
- American Heart Association “BLS” Provider certification Required.
-RDCS Certification from ARDMS (American Registry of Diagnostic Medial Sonographers) or RCS Certification from CCI(Cardiovascular Credentialing International)Required.
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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